Miss Evelyn ALDER was born in Honition, Devon about 18691 2. She trained at the Royal Infirmary, Bristol3.
Nursing Service during the Boer War
Sister ALDER served in the Princess Christian’s Army Nursing Service (Reserve)3, joining on March 23, 1900, although we have not seen her in any of the medal rolls. The 1911 census shows her working as a private nurse in Lymington2.
- The National Archive: England Census RG11/ 1219 1881 South Stoneham, Hants
- The National Archive: England Census RG14/ 5785 Lymington, Hants
- War Office (1900) Nominal Roll of Princess Christian’s Army Nursing Service (Reserve) as at 30th September